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How Clean is Your Data?

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by Angela Guess Mary Shacklett of Tech Republic recently wrote, “A big data cloud vendor told me in early 2014 that it routinely used its product with data it uploaded from clients that was less than clean. In the process of uploading data to the cloud so big data analytics can be performed, the client gets…

Making Health Care Safer with Master Data Management

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by Angela Guess Rado Kotorov of Business 2 Community recently wrote, “We’ve all heard those hospital mix-up horror stories: a wrong diagnosis due to an incomplete patient profile, a drug interaction because prescriptions weren’t checked against patient records, etc. Problems like these arise when records aren’t fully updated, referenced or properly matched to patients, and they…

Guarding Your Brand With Better Data Governance

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by Angela Guess Arve Peder Overland of the Holmes Report recently wrote, “Recently, in the wake of major accidents and corporate scandals company leaderships had to stand and watch as people dealt serious blows online to their brands’ reputations as the public vented their frustration. Others observed start-ups skyrocketing past them using a fraction of their…

Make a Commitment to Strong Data Governance

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by Angela Guess David F. Katz of Baseline Magazine recently wrote, “A key frustration of CIOs and IT managers is the inability to articulate risk to the organization’s senior managers and corporate decision-makers who may not have the technical background to fully appreciate the scope and breadth of weaknesses in their own data environments. Often, company…

How Do the Leading MDM Vendors Stack Up?

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by Angela Guess Michele Goetz of Information Management reports, “The Forrester Wave for Multi-Platform MDM is out! The last Forrester Wave for MDM was released in 2008 and focused on the Customer Hub. Well, things have certainly changed since then. Organizations need enterprise scale to break down data silos. Data Governance is quickly becoming part of an organization’s…

Better Data Governance Will Drive Higher ROI

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by Angela Guess Scott Schlesinger of Baseline Magazine recently wrote, “By layering new analytical methods and tools on top of big data solutions, companies can tap into greater productivity and gain more insight into the past, present and future of their business—resulting in more informed decision making and measurable ROI… Enterprises that are successfully gaining legitimate…

DATAVERSITY Announces New Conference on Data Strategy

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by Angela Guess The team at DATAVERSITY is pleased to announce a new conference dedicated to Data Strategy. The release states, “DATAVERSITY™ Education LLC announces the launch of CDO Vision, a conference designed to provide Chief Data Officers (CDOs) and senior information executives with an advanced-level educational program on Data Strategy. The two-day conference will be held at the…

Featured Video: Maximize Return on Data Through Holistic Data Governance

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Maximize Return On Data Through Holistic Data Governance from DATAVERSITY by Angela Guess Rob Karel, Vice President of Product Strategy at Informatica, gave an excellent presentation at last year’s Enterprise Data World conference entitled Maximize Return on Data Through Holistic Data Governance. In his description for the presentation, Karel wrote, “Organizations prioritize strategies to ensure delivery…